Today’s word of the day is 王 (wáng), a noun that means ‘king’. Let’s practice by making different words, phrases, and sentences with 王 (wáng).
王国 (wángguó) Kingdom
The first word is 王国 (wángguó) which is a noun that means kingdom. Let’s look at each character of this word, 王 means king, and 国means country. 这个王国的国王非常有智慧。(Zhège wángguó de guówáng fēicháng yǒu zhìhuì.) The king of this kingdom is very wise.
王子 (wángzǐ) Prince
Another word we can create with 王 (wáng) is 王子 (wángzǐ). This is a noun that means prince. Let’s again look at each character of this word, 王 means king and 子 means son. A way of using it in a sentence is 王子要娶公主。(Wángzǐ yào qǔ gōngzhǔ.) - The prince is going to marry the princess.
王牌 (wángpái) Trump card
Finally, we can create the word 王牌 (wángpái) which means trump card. The 牌 here means card. A way of using it in a sentence is 他的技能是我们队伍的王牌。(Tā de jìnéng shì wǒmen duìwǔ de wángpái.) His skill is the trump card of our team.